The Hearst Corp. yesterday unveiled plans to form a New Media and Technology Group and said it has nabbed former Federal Communications Commission chairman Al Sikes to direct the venture.
Oscar winning-actor Joe Pesci joins the list of presenters on the 65th Annual Academy Awards show. This marks the third appearance as a presenter on the show for Pesci, who received a supporting…
The Motion Picture Export Assn. of America announced yesterday that anti-piracy operations for Europe, Africa and the Middle East will be centralized out of its Brussels office, as part of the…
Trimark Pictures unspooled the last picture show of NATO/ShoWest '93, previewing the company's largest slate in its five-year history.
TriStar Pictures is close to clinching a deal with "Cliffhanger" director Renny Harlin to helm the 18-year-old screenplay "Hell and High Water"-- more proof that the success of "Unforgiven" has…
Fernando Trueba's film "Belle Epoque" swept the seventh annual Goya awards, Spain's version of the Oscars, taking film, original screenplay, director and actress honors at the Saturday ceremony.
Ownership of the Lifetime cable network is almost certain to change before year's end in the face of buyout negotiations among its three corporate parents: Viacom, Capital Cities/ABC and Hearst.
"Geronimo," chronicling the Apache war chief's early years, goes before the cameras this spring for TNT.
NBC West Coast president Don Ohlmeyer is still scheduled to direct ABC Sports' broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 race on May 30, at a time when most of his fellow network entertainment heads will be…
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts will hold its 24th annual awards ceremony Sunday. Twin ceremonies will be held in London and Los Angeles.
"The toughest part was when we were sort of being picked over like livestock, " singer/songwriter Grant Lee Phillips said of the A&R exex who swooped down on folk-grunge trio Grant Lee Buffalo. "They…